A methodology for determination of the effects of radiometric noise on the performance of ocean color sensors is developed and applied to the Coastal Zone Color Scanner on Nimbus 7 and the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectrometer planned for the Earth Observing System.
© 1990 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: October 31, 1989
Published: August 1, 1990
Howard R. Gordon, "Radiometric considerations for ocean color remote sensors," Appl. Opt. 29, 3228-3236 (1990)